On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"57 Channels (and Nothin' on)" by Bruce Springsteen peaks at #68

Singer-Songwriter Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen
  • 193rd ranked Andrei Olhovskiy of Russia defeats #1 seed Jim Courier 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the 3rd round at Wimbledon
  • Dan O'Brien fails on pole vault & eliminated from Olympics decathlon
  • Daryl Gates retires as LA police chief

Famous Weddings

  • "One Life to Live" actress Catherine Hickland (36) weds actor Michael E. Knight (33)

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer-songwriter Andrea Bocelli (34) weds Enrica Cenzatti

Italian Tenor Andrea Bocelli
Italian Tenor
Andrea Bocelli

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Jones, American actor and singer (A Day at the Races, Showboat), dies at 84
  • Sandy Amoros, Bkln Dodger, dies at 62 of pneumonia
  • Stefanie Ann Sargent, guitarist (7 Year Bitch), dies of overdose at 24